About Us

Board and Governance

The Comox Valley Airport Commission (CVAC) is the governing authority for the operation of the Comox Valley Airport (YQQ). CVAC is a federally incorporated, non-profit entity that was established through letters patent in 1996. It successfully transitioned to the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (NFP Act) in 2014.

CVAC operates civilian aviation facilities at the Comox Valley Airport (YQQ). YQQ is located on Vancouver Island in the Town of Comox at 19 Wing Comox. CVAC's facilities are located on land that is leased from the Department of National Defence (DND).

DND maintains responsibility for YQQ's airfield and associated systems, which are provided for the use of civil aviation at the discretion of DND in exchange for landing fees.